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China's Cosmopolitan Empire: The Tang Dynasty

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China's Cosmopolitan Empire: The Tang Dynasty - Lewis, Mark Edward, and Brook, Timothy (General editor)
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The Tang dynasty is often called China's "golden age," a period of commercial, religious, and cultural connections from Korea and Japan to the Persian Gulf, and a time of unsurpassed literary creativity. Mark Lewis captures a dynamic era in which the empire reached its greatest geographical extent under Chinese rule, painting and ceramic arts flourished, women played a major role both as rulers and in the economy, and China produced its finest lyric poets in Wang Wei, Li Bo, and Du Fu. The Chinese engaged in extensive trade ...

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China's Cosmopolitan Empire: The Tang Dynasty 2012, The Belknap Press, Cambridge, Mass.

ISBN-13: 9780674064010

Paperback

China's Cosmopolitan Empire: The Tang Dynasty 2009, Belknap Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780674033061

Hardcover